Press Releases

05/02/2014 . By TIMEP

Washington, D.C. – In honor of Bassem Sabry, whose remarkable character and skill at his craft made him unique among Egyptian political commentators, the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy

05/02/2014 . By TIMEP

TIMEP Expresses Concern over Ongoing Crackdown on Journalists in Egypt as Press Freedom Day Nears Washington, D.C. – In advance of the 21st anniversary of World Press Freedom Day, the

04/25/2014 . By TIMEP

TIMEP Calls Upon U.S. Government to Hold Egypt to Highest Standards in Making Aid Determinations Encourages Increased Engagement with Egyptian Civil Society ————————————————————- Washington, D.C. – In response to news

04/08/2014 . By TIMEP

Update (May 2, 2017): On Tuesday, May 2, President Abdel-Fattah El Sisi ratified an amendment to Article 10 of Egypt’s Protest Law. The amended article allows the interior minister or

04/03/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy condemns the April 2 bombing at Cairo University that targeted Egyptian security forces, killing a senior Egyptian police officer and wounding several of his colleagues.

03/27/2014 . By TIMEP

TIMEP expresses hope that both the upcoming campaign season and presidential election will be conducted in a manner in keeping with established international norms associated with free and fair elections.

03/24/2014 . By TIMEP

Due Process Standards Called into Question WASHINGTON, DC – The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy expresses its profound concern today over the mass sentencing of 529 individuals to death

03/20/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) commends Egypt’s Interim President Adly Mansour for his decision to call for a further investigation into the security force-led violence that took

03/13/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) expresses its grave concern over a recently proposed ban on strikes and confirms its support for the right of labor groups to

02/25/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is deeply troubled by recent evidence of torture and the subsequent lack of investigative response. The past few weeks have witnessed a